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    I masturbate frequently(1-4x a day) and one night i felt this pain. I found a red sore on top, and close to the edge of the head of my penis. I then found two other sores or blisters under the head of my penis. The ones at the bottom hurt more, even running water makes it hurt. Im a vigin but I have received oral sex from my gf. It was her first time so I wasn't concern about STDs or anything. Other than the pain from the sores, the edge of the head hurts as well when I touch it. Prior to the pain and sores, I cleaned around the end of my head(where my foreskin folds up behind the head) with a wet q-tip. Could that be what caused the pain and sores and should I be worried?





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    I have red sores on the head of my penis since 29 Febuary this year. A specialist doctor prescribed Fucidin and Axcel Miconazole cream. Both are for rubbing on the penis. The sores broke off and they are healing very slowly. Nine days have passed. Was he prescribing the collect medicines?





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    im 18 havnt had intercorse with my girlfriend yet i have sores and cuts on my penis from tight forskin im using a cream will the sores and cuts scar? help please





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    Im a 17 year old boy and suffer with cold sores all the time. I have had Stephen Johnsons Syndrome in 2011 which was caused by cold sores, i now get cold sores 2-3 times a month and was wondering if there was anything i could take or do to prevent them.





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    Hi, I also got stephen johnson syndrome in 2011. I was wondering how serious yours was an what did ur Doctor say caused it? I have been suffering from mouth sores very often now an blisters on my hands, feet, and knees. Please reply back

    so me and my boyfriend both get cold sores and the other day I performed oral sex and the next day we realised I had a cold sore so now im freaking out that hes going to get HSV 2 which will pretty much ruin his life and possibly our relationship.. So can HSV 2 develop from HSV 1 and if he already gets cold sores does that reduce the risks? We both don't have HSV 2 but im panicking he could get it from the cold sore.. Additionally would HSV 1 on his genitals be really bad like HSV1 and what would be need to do to sort it out but I thought as we both get cold sores it wouldn't matter because we have it anyway.. thanks..





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    As long as he has already been exposed to the same virus he will be fine. However, with first time exposure, HSV-1 can be passed onto other areas of the body; HSV-1 & HSV-2 are both interchangeable.

    elo i have some small sores on the inside on my penes it stinges when i pee and i have about 5 6 sores





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    Seek professional help Dan. You can't go wrong with that.

    I have resently been suffering with sores either side of my mouth which can last up to a month, when they do heal they come back within 2 weeks. They are very sore and the skin splits. i do suffer with cold sores but these do not look the same. could you help?





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    Hi I have a huge vaginal thrush problem.it started by itching for about 3days then it was sore when I looked at it I noticed sores around my vagina,they really hurt and there's whitish stuff around my sores.please help





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    Sometimes after sex or masturbating I can get sores on & around the foreskin sometimes on the base of my bell end what looks like small blisters,which can be uncomfortable also can stay for anything up to 2 weeks and within this time they can go from the blister stage to red sores.. I have some pictures of recent episode of these and I'm willing to send in via email..





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    I'm 15, I've never had any sexual contact with anybody, but I har a few bumps and sores on my vagina lips, they are so itchy at times, Im not sure if its just a shaving rash or maybe crabs, I'm so scared and they really hurt when I itch it, I will not see a doctor wen if I have to, I hate talking about it, I don't want to tell my mum either, how can I get rid of the sores and itchiness?! What do I do?!





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    Sores can mean so many things, if you masterbate without some type of lubrication you could get sores from it. Now if your sores have pus coming from them go see your family's practitioner and get an STD swab. But please keep open mind that you may not have herpes and may just be rough patchs:) goodluck

    Sores can mean so many things, if you masterbate without some type of lubrication you could get sores from it. Now if your sores have pus coming from them go see your family's practitioner and get an STD swab. But please keep open mind that you may not have herpes and may just be rough patchs:) goodluck

    I have been suffering from labia sores for nearly 3 years. I have had the talk about soaps and cotton underwear. I have had a biopsy on of them but still no relief. I wash with dermol 500 but my trigger is heat.I get very sweaty in that area and on top of that periods make you moist aswell.Nobody understands that when these sores appear I find walking and even sitting uncomfortable.After a while the sores bleed and disappear but not for long.Could anyone advise me.I am an Endometriosis sufferer and have had kidney probs which i can cope with but the sores are the last straw!





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    i had bad ingrowns down there about 5 months ago. now i have sores and scars that wont heal and go away, i am so shy about it. i have tried usuing savlon on it but the sores are still there, what can i use to help the sores heal? should i use bio oil? that seems to work for some people. help!





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    I'm 18 and since being around the age of 3 I've always had cold sores, but as getting older they've got worse, I go back and forth to the doctors because the problem is beyond a joke now, in 2 week I had six cold sores and one which was under my eye. The cold sores are now starting to leave scars around my mouth and returning constantly, even with 3 different creams prescribed by the doctor and tablets being given. No matter how many times I go back they just say it's natural, but being a 18 year old girl in this day in age walking around with COLDSORES on your face isn't nice. The cold sores are just little things they come up very big like blisters, I've even had one popped and the thing inside it swobbed to see if it was anything. Please someone help.





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    I had sex with a guy 7 weeks ago, now I've came out in two sores down below, they don't hurt when I wee, but do when they are Touched, I've been to the g.u and they aren't sure if its herpes and sent it off for testing, I took the pills they give me and the next day after taking two pills the sores was gone!!!!! Without scabbing, I had a bladder Infection and was given augmentin could these pills Course the sores??? I am hope I haven't got herpes:-(





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    I have sores on the glance of penis as I have went for initiation skin. I think I have much dirtyness inside me. Its been 3weeks now n I haven't healed am afraid of losing my penis please help fast





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    You should definitely get this checked by a doctor - but there are several possibilities, including balanitis (usually caused by poor hygiene), thrush (yeast infection), irritation from clothing or soap, and so on. Make sure to keep it clean, wear supportive but breathable underwear, and use a penis health creme to protect and soothe the skin. Don't apply cremes or lotions to broken skin or open sores.

    samantha, i ge tthe worst cold sores ever i have to take tym off work as a hairdresser becos they usually take over my whole lip and i cant talk or eat. i started using aciclovir tablets whicvh the doctor gave me and although they dont disappear magically my cold sores go away much quicker and if taken at the first tingle can even prevent them from developing. the more u use the tablets the less frequent the cold sores become so go 2 ur doctor and ask about the tablets. hope this helps xx





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    I have suffered from cold sores all my life. I got sick of trying to get rid of them quickly. I have found the most amazing stuff and even though I was getting a cold sore a week at one point, I now haven't had one for over a year! There is no cure, but I am delighted that I have found something that stops me having out breaks. It's a lip balm, I get it off the internet, it's free postage and packing too. Go to the Presley Lip Balm website. I hope it works for you as well as it has me, because I'm estactic.

    hi there ive been suffering flare ups with mouth ulcers to the point where i cant evn drink water without pain, inflammed sore eyes , blurred vision, headaches ,severe joint pain with some inflamation on my knee, red skin sores , really bad fatigue, since 2007, never had genital sores though , been told i may have athritis but , now looking into bechets , could this be so as i dont av the genital sores which seem to be the main thing with evryone on here . help ive been fighting these feelings for a long time and just want to feel better .





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    Wendy are you getting your eyes checked by a opthalmologyst??? I had those symptoms & mine turned out to be iritis & uvitis! I dont want to scare you if you havent already you need to pester your doctor for a referral! Treated early enough they can treat it with drops & steroids. The opthalmologyst will just put drops in your eyes & shine lights into your eyes getting you to look in various directions.(hopefully you wont have this but idf you do I would recommend you buy a prepaid prescription (£29 odd for 3 months) as I forked out nearly £60 in 3 weeks of appointments before finding out this existed. I too dont have the genital ulcers (thankfully) though have experienced 3-4 of the symptoms as well as blood tests coming back with the likey type to have Behcets.

    Hii, Im A 17 Year Old Male, And I Ocassinly Get A Yellow/White Discharge From My Penis, But That Hasn't Happened For A Few Months Now. And I Also Have AFew Little Sores On The Bell Of My Penis. Plus Everytime Im In A Position Of Having Sex, I Tend To Be Erected All Through Foreplay, But As Soon As I Go To Insert My Penis, It Gets Less Erected, And Won't Go In, This Happens With ALL The Girls Iv Tried With. Is There Anything Possible For Me To Try?, Il Be Looking Forward To Your Reply, Thankyou.





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    I am 44 years old and have suffered from cold sores and mouth ulcers since a baby. I remember trying the purple stuff - gentian violet - that I understand has been withdrawn from sale in the UK because of lead content. What I wanted to raise with anyone who suffers from cold sores is that food higher in Arginine than Lysine can aggravate the cold sore virus. In particular, I found (unfortunately) that eating chocolate, rice and peanuts actually aggravates my cold sores. I had 14 cold sores in 14 weeks and realised that my "healthy" snack option of rice cakes wasn't helping my cold sores. I stopped eating rice, chocolate(because of the cocoa content) and peanuts and haven't had them in more than 10 years. My cold sores occur much less frequently and for much shorter periods of time. Now it is usually too much sunshine or stress that brings them on. I can eat small quantities of white chocolate just to get the taste, but too much and the cold sore appears within three hours - literally. I avoid cocoa dusting on fancy coffees and desserts. It helps me - might be worth a try.

    im 14 i have never had sexual intercorse but i have sores under the tip of my penis what is this/?





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    i am still young and i have had ingrown hairs and sores in my pubic region for nearly a year now.. i scrub in the shower i use savlon an bio oil for the healing and scars. but i can push to get rid of all the little sores... im still a virgin and im dead ashamed and dont want anyone to see me.. i need help...





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    I have had blister like sores on my Penis head, where the foreskin has stuck to my penis head.They just came and went over the course of a few days. I did consult a sti clinic, but they were unable to say what they were as they were nearly gone .





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    i have blister sores under the foreskin which are itchy and flare up and die down on a daily bassis.gets a bit smelly from the blisters when open.

    I have had blister like sores on my Penis head, where the foreskin has stuck to my penis head.They just came and went over the course of a few days. I did consult a sti clinic, but they were unable to say what they were as they were nearly gone .





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    Help! my penis had sores around the glan penis...what can i do?





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    Sores can mean so many things, if you masterbate without some type of lubrication you could get sores from it. Now if your sores have pus coming from them go see your family's practitioner and get an STD swab. But please keep open mind that you may not have herpes and may just be rough patchs:) goodluck

    Sores can mean so many things, if you masterbate without some type of lubrication you could get sores from it. Now if your sores have pus coming from them go see your family's practitioner and get an STD swab. But please keep open mind that you may not have herpes and may just be rough patchs:) goodluck

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    I'm 15 and there seems to be open sores under the foreskin of my penis, would you have any idea on what this is?





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    i have several red small sores everywhere on penis. scabbed over and have a red ring around them. what is this and what will get rid of them?





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    Hi don't know if this is the right topic but I have red sores on the head of my penis they are in a cluster of 5-10 please help





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    If you're worried why not contact one of our Doctor's? You can call us on: 0121 2248395 or email us today.

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    Hi I'm 16 & I'm a girl. For the past two years I've had sores (after some research I think they look like blisters sometimes) on my vagina that keep coming back. They are mostly painful & always release some white discharge & blood (almost like a huge pimple that has white stuff in it). Most of the time they come just before my periods. My vagina normally gets itchy but I can't really scratch or anything because I end up popping the sores/blisters & feel pain & sometimes I bleed. The sores sometimes cause me a lot of pain even when walking, depending on how big they are & where exactly they are. I am too shy to visit my GP about this. I am very worried & would like some help please. Oh and I haven't had any sexual partners during the last 2 years + I've never had sex. PLEASE HELP.





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    It sounds like genital herpes you have. This can be caused by cold sores around the mouth (mainly the puss from the cold sore) coming into conact with any skin lesions of the lining of the vagina. It can be passed mouth to genital directly or if you have picked or squeezed a cold sore around your mouth and then touched your genitals without washing your hands you can get it that way. If you have unprotected sex with either male or female and they have any skin lesions that come directly into contact from the puss you may pass the virus onto them unknowingly. My advice is to go to any walk in nhs std clinic next to your local hospital. It's totally confidential. Not even you GP is advised that you've attended. You can also take a close friend for support, and you call them for the result, so no embarrassing letters or messaged!

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  • Alopecia

    Episode 8 - Oral

    This week's episode includes a man whose armpits are making his life hell, a couple with severe sexual discomfort and a case of very painful privates. Read more →

  • Folliculitis

    Episode 9 - Rally

    This week's episode includes a woman with a hair-raising illness, some unwanted leakage, an itchy scalp and a wake up call for Dr Christian… Read more →

  • Headlice

    Episode 2 - Kids

    This week's episode includes a young girl with vile verrucas that may prove to be life saving; a woman with a sore bottom whose problem is much deeper than it seems and a teenage girl with a severe scaly scalp. Read more →

  • Ball Check-Up

    Episode 11 - Back to the Clinic 3

    Back in the clinic the doctors are checking up on everything from unwanted hair, to agonizing prolapses and some very painful privates. Read more →

  • Skin

    Am I Normal?

    Episode 2 of Embarrassing Teenage Bodies looks at conditions including excessive sweating, extreme eczema and damaged hearing. Read more →

  • Alopecia

    Episode 5 - Holiday

    This week's episode includes a visit to the airport where the Doctors see holiday goers bring back more than just souvenirs and tans. Read more →

  • Medi+Vend machine

    Teens Below the Belt

    Episode 4 of Embarrassing Teenage Bodies tackles conditions including a swollen bladder, toilet phobia and chlamydia. Read more →

  • Beach

    Boys, Boys, Boys

    Episode 3 of Embarrassing Teenage Bodies takes a closer look at binge drinking, diabetes and chronic acne. Read more →

  • Christian

    Bodies Behaving Badly

    Episode 1 of Embarrassing Teenage Bodies examines conditions including bladder control, sunburn and STIs. Read more →

  • Erectile Dysfunction

    Episode 6 - Erectile Dysfunction

    This week's episode includes a man whose erectile dysfunction has him at his wits end, an extreme case of tooth erosion and a ballooning belly that's more than just an obesity issue. Read more →

  • Keloid Scars

    Episode 1 - Pelvic Floor

    This week’s episode includes a woman who thinks she has a giant vagina, and a man who has had to wear incontinence pads until he’s saved by a revolutionary operation available on the NHS. Read more →

  • Breast Reconstruction

    Episode 3 - Brighton

    The doctors head to Brighton with their truck-stop clinic, whilst the main clinic receives visits from a woman with a post-mastectomy problem, a man with Poland's syndrome, and some persistent ulcers. Read more →

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